hip-hop The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)  

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Still making some of the best R&B songs of 2018, the greatest voices in R&B music from the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s are being counted down. All ranges of R&B are included--neo soul, new jack swing, blue eyed soul, contemporary, hip-hop/R&B, pop-soul, etc. The most soulful voices in the past 30 yrs. begins in no particular order, and fans can vote to see who has the most amazing voice in R&B. Who will earn the top spot? Who will show?....

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1
883 236
Whitney Houston is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Whitney Houston Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B

2
779 199
Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Michael Jackson Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music

3
803 236
Stevie Wonder is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Stevie Wonder Motown Sound, Psychedelic soul, Pop music

4
600 187
Luther Vandross is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Luther Vandross Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music, Contemporary R&B

5
594 218
Aaliyah is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Aaliyah Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

6
687 264
Mariah Carey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Mariah Carey Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

7
544 197
Mary J. Blige is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Mary J. Blige Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

8
484 170
Prince is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Prince Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave

9
443 166
Toni Braxton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Toni Braxton Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music, Pop music

10
490 194
Usher is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Usher Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

11
529 216
Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Alicia Keys Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

12
503 204
R. Kelly is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
R. Kelly Hip hop music, Neo soul, Dance-pop

13
420 168
Patti LaBelle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Patti LaBelle Doo-wop, Girl group, Ballad

14
372 159
Chaka Khan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Chaka Khan Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music, Disco

The Best Rappers of the 2000s

15
333 143
Brian McKnight is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Brian McKnight Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Quiet storm

16
354 158
Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Maxwell Neo soul, Contemporary R&B, Quiet storm

17
359 166
Anita Baker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Anita Baker Adult contemporary music, Quiet storm, Smooth jazz

18
317 147
K-Ci & JoJo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
K-Ci & JoJo Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

19
304 147
Joe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Joe Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

20
270 127
Babyface is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Babyface Urban contemporary, Adult contemporary music, Pop music

21
340 179
Sade Adu is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)

The Greatest Albums of All Time

22
288 144
Monica is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Monica Hip hop music, Pop music, Folk music

23
271 142
Erykah Badu is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Erykah Badu Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, New Age

24
593 374
Joss Stone is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Joss Stone Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Neo soul

25
272 148
Jill Scott is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Jill Scott Spoken Word Soul, Neo soul, Spoken word

26
264 143
Ginuwine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Ginuwine Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Dance music

27
239 127
Gerald Levert is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Gerald Levert Contemporary R&B, Soul music

28
278 156
Brandy Norwood is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Brandy Norwood Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

The Best Grammy-Nominated Rap Albums of the 2000s

29
291 167
Jennifer Hudson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Jennifer Hudson Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Soul music

30
242 132
Johnny Gill is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Johnny Gill Pop music, Contemporary R&B, New jack swing

31
237 129
Anthony Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Anthony Hamilton Neo soul, Contemporary R&B, Soul music

32
237 129
Tevin Campbell is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Tevin Campbell Urban contemporary, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

33
427 269
Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Beyoncé Knowles Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Pop music

34
245 136
Faith Evans is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Faith Evans Hip hop music, Pop music, Dance-pop

35
253 142
Tyrese Gibson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Tyrese Gibson Hip hop music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

Catchiest Viral Internet Songs of All Time

36
237 151
Fantasia is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Fantasia Christian music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

37
229 147
India.Arie is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
India.Arie Pop music, Neo soul, Folk music

38
200 135
Tamia is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Tamia Hip hop music, Pop music, Neo soul

39
205 140
Musiq is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Musiq Neo soul, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

40
229 171
Trey Songz is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Trey Songz Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Soul music

41
177 139
Jon B. is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Jon B. Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

42
184 146
El DeBarge is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
El DeBarge Pop music, Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues

43
197 158
Bobby Brown is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Bobby Brown Hip hop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B

44
182 150
Raphael Saadiq is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Raphael Saadiq Hip hop music, Neo soul, Rock music

45
199 166
George Michael is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
George Michael Synthpop, New Wave, Dance-pop

46
157 143
Karyn White is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Karyn White Urban contemporary, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B

47
155 149
Vanessa L. Williams is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Vanessa L. Williams Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Contemporary R&B

48
186 184
Robin Thicke is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Robin Thicke Hip hop music, Blue-eyed soul, Disco

49
129 147
Roger Troutman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Roger Troutman Hip hop music, Electro, G-funk

50
133 170
Coko is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Voices in R&B ('80s, '90s, 2000s)
Coko Christian music, House music, Urban contemporary gospel